Margaret Kessler, MD

Margaret Kessler is a Board Certified Dermatologist who enjoys  taking care of a wide range of conditions in both adult and pediatric patients and strives to provide quality dermatologic care. During her training at Case Western Reserve University she developed a strong medical and surgical dermatology knowledge base.  Her goal is to foster a trusting relationship with her patients by helping them gain an understanding of their condition in a respectful and comfortable environment.

Dr. Margaret Kessler’s scope of practice includes general and surgical dermatology for both adult and pediatric patients with a special interest in the following:

  • Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis
  • Immunobullous disorders
  • Infectious diseases of the skin
  • Cutaneous oncology
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease

Dr. Kessler is an Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology at University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix.

Hospital Privileges

  • Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix in Arizona
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona

Leadership & Community Service

  • Arizona Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery Society, 2010-present
  • American Academy of Dermatology, 2006-present
  • American Medical Association, 2009-present
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, 2009-present
  • Phoenix Dermatologic Society, September 2009-present
  • Staff Dermatologist, Banner Good Samaritan 925 Free Clinic, 2009-2011
  • Physician participant: Wellcare Foundation 2010-2012
  • Curriculum Revision Committee, NEOUCOM, 2005
  • Peer Mentor for NEOUCOM class of 2006, 2002-2005
  • AIDS Volunteers of Cincinnati (AVOC), 2000-2001
  • Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 1998-2000
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Junior Inductee, May 2004-June 2005
    • Vice President May 2004-2005
  • American Medical Student Association, 2001-2004
    • AIDS Task Force Leader, 2001-2002
  • American Medical Women’s Association 2001-2003